Employer: Samaritan's Purse
Location: Juba, South Sudan
Seeking a Security career with impact? Serve as a Security Program Manager with Samaritan's Purse in South Sudan to oversee the safety and security of our staff and operations. With your expertise, we'll be able to keep working to share the good news of Jesus Christ while meeting the physical needs of the people we're serving. Join us, today, for an opportunity to put your skills to work in a first-class organization with an eternal purpose!
Description of Job Duties:
Develop and maintain relationships with diverse personnel who may impact the security of Samaritan's Purse personnel. These include, but are not limited to, local leaders, police, military, other NGOs, UN, and government leaders.
Analyze open source and confidential information to continually update the national and local threat levels.
Maintain up to date information on the political, economic, and social status on a national level and report to the regional security manager and in-country leadership on a regular basis.
Develop, manage, and train a team of national security officers.
Maintain a disaster response plan, evacuation plan, and other contingency plans as required.
Work closely with country leadership in advising on travel restrictions and program hibernation.
Ensure efficient use of funding and accurate financial reporting, preparing and evaluating budget with the base manager.
Maintain a personal relationship with and be a consistent witness for Jesus Christ.
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
12 credit hours of college-level Biblical studies strongly preferred.
Minimum of one year of management experience, preferably in a disaster location.
Ability to coordinate activities with other agencies, build and maintain positive working relationships.
Ability to understand complex security situations and advise program design accordingly.
Possess the ability to analyze information to develop a complete picture of security situations.
Ability to communicate and interact well with people of different educational, linguistic, cultural, and socio-economic backgrounds.
Spiritual maturity; ability to lead direct reports in their growing relationship with Jesus Christ.
This position is accompanied, but unable to accommodate children.
International Employee Benefits
Employees who choose to work internationally get to take advantage of the following benefits:
Medical, prescription, dental & vision coverage
Term Life insurance
Retirement savings plan
Ten paid holidays (holiday observance will depend on the host country)
Annual home leave
Twelve vacation days per year
Samaritan’s Purse Distinct Objectives:
PROCLAIM THE GOSPEL: EXALT Christ and share the Gospel while working in His Name around the world
SERVE WITH EXCELLENCE: EXCEED the world’s standard while serving the purposes of God’s kingdom
RESPOND WITH COMPASSIONATE ACTION: EXPEDITE our response to needs as the Lord reveals opportunities to minister
DEMONSTRATE BIBLICAL INTEGRITY: EXHIBIT character and integrity personally, at home and work
WALK-IN BOLD FAITH: EXPECT God to do the impossible